The first table below looks at the demand for Agile Software Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 39 33 34
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 66 66 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 5.87% 6.26% 5.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.05% 8.60% 6.92%
Number of salaries quoted 64 60 36
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
936 767 636
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 83.27% 72.70% 77.56%
Number of salaries quoted 811 651 578
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Agile Software Development
South East

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Kent region.

Agile Software Development Salary Trend in Kent

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Kent region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Kent

Agile Software Development
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the Kent region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stansted - 11 £45,000 -
West Malling +7 9 £50,000 +31.57%
Tunbridge Wells +14 8 £65,000 +73.33% 3
Maidstone -6 7 £41,750 +19.28% 1
Sittingbourne - 4 £40,000 -
Chatham -9 2 £45,000 +12.50%
Tonbridge +6 1 £37,500 -31.81%
Dartford -14 1 £50,000 -16.66%
Canterbury - 1 £52,500 -
Agile Software Development
South East

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Agile Software Development.

1 92 (58.60%) C#
2 79 (50.32%) .NET
3 73 (46.50%) Microsoft
4 72 (45.86%) SQL Server
5 65 (41.40%) SQL
6 59 (37.58%) WCF
7 58 (36.94%) ASP.NET
8 53 (33.76%) Degree
9 50 (31.85%) MVC
10 49 (31.21%) Scrum
11 47 (29.94%) TDD
12 43 (27.39%) HTML
13 40 (25.48%) jQuery
14 39 (24.84%) JavaScript
14 39 (24.84%) MS Excel
15 38 (24.20%) Windows
16 37 (23.57%) WPF
17 36 (22.93%) Software Engineering
17 36 (22.93%) CSS
18 33 (21.02%) OO
19 31 (19.75%) SOA
20 28 (17.83%) Computer Science
21 27 (17.20%) Finance
22 26 (16.56%) WinForms
23 24 (15.29%) REST
24 22 (14.01%) OOD
24 22 (14.01%) MSMQ
24 22 (14.01%) QA
25 21 (13.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
25 21 (13.38%) N-Tier

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Agile Software Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (11.46%) IIS
2 7 (4.46%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.64%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.64%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.64%) Apache
Applications
1 39 (24.84%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.55%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.27%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.18%) SaaS
2 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.55%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (0.64%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (45.86%) SQL Server
2 21 (13.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (10.83%) Relational Database
4 15 (9.55%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (5.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (5.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (5.10%) Redis
7 7 (4.46%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (3.82%) SQL CLR
9 4 (2.55%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (2.55%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.91%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.64%) MySQL
12 1 (0.64%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.64%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 7 (4.46%) Ant
1 7 (4.46%) JUnit
1 7 (4.46%) Eclipse
1 7 (4.46%) IntelliJ
1 7 (4.46%) Subversion
1 7 (4.46%) jMock
1 7 (4.46%) EasyMock
1 7 (4.46%) Jasmine
2 4 (2.55%) Hudson
2 4 (2.55%) CruiseControl
3 3 (1.91%) Selenium
3 3 (1.91%) NUnit
4 2 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.27%) Moq
5 1 (0.64%) Grunt
5 1 (0.64%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (0.64%) MSTest
5 1 (0.64%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (0.64%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.64%) Git (software)
General
1 27 (17.20%) Finance
2 4 (2.55%) Back Office
3 3 (1.91%) Games
4 2 (1.27%) Marketing
4 2 (1.27%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.27%) Advertising
5 1 (0.64%) Publishing
5 1 (0.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 100 (63.69%) Developer
2 50 (31.85%) .NET Developer
3 29 (18.47%) Analyst
4 23 (14.65%) Software Engineer
5 19 (12.10%) C# Developer
6 16 (10.19%) Test Analyst
7 14 (8.92%) ASP.NET Developer
8 12 (7.64%) Senior Developer
8 12 (7.64%) Software Developer
8 12 (7.64%) C# .NET Developer
9 11 (7.01%) Programmer
9 11 (7.01%) .NET Programmer
9 11 (7.01%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 10 (6.37%) .NET Software Engineer
10 10 (6.37%) QA Analyst
10 10 (6.37%) Agile .NET Developer
11 9 (5.73%) Team Leader
12 8 (5.10%) Java Developer
12 8 (5.10%) Front-End Developer
13 7 (4.46%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (50.32%) .NET
2 59 (37.58%) WCF
3 58 (36.94%) ASP.NET
4 43 (27.39%) HTML
5 40 (25.48%) jQuery
6 37 (23.57%) WPF
7 36 (22.93%) CSS
8 26 (16.56%) WinForms
9 24 (15.29%) REST
10 22 (14.01%) MSMQ
11 19 (12.10%) XML
11 19 (12.10%) AngularJS
12 18 (11.46%) KnockoutJS
13 17 (10.83%) .NET Framework
14 15 (9.55%) Silverlight
14 15 (9.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 14 (8.92%) ASP.NET Web API
16 13 (8.28%) SOAP
17 12 (7.64%) ASP.NET MVC
18 11 (7.01%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 28 (17.83%) Computer Science
2 21 (13.38%) N-Tier
3 18 (11.46%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (3.82%) Physics
5 4 (2.55%) Chemistry
5 4 (2.55%) Mathematics
5 4 (2.55%) Data Integration
6 3 (1.91%) Informatics
7 2 (1.27%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (0.64%) NHS
8 1 (0.64%) Blog
8 1 (0.64%) Open Source
8 1 (0.64%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.64%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 38 (24.20%) Windows
2 6 (3.82%) Linux
3 4 (2.55%) UNIX
4 1 (0.64%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (31.85%) MVC
2 49 (31.21%) Scrum
3 47 (29.94%) TDD
4 36 (22.93%) Software Engineering
5 33 (21.02%) OO
6 31 (19.75%) SOA
7 22 (14.01%) OOD
8 17 (10.83%) OOP
8 17 (10.83%) MVVM
9 16 (10.19%) Software Testing
10 14 (8.92%) UML
11 13 (8.28%) E-Commerce
12 12 (7.64%) Workflow
12 12 (7.64%) Test Scripting
13 11 (7.01%) Kanban
14 9 (5.73%) Unit Testing
14 9 (5.73%) DSDM
15 6 (3.82%) Data Modelling
15 6 (3.82%) Performance Tuning
16 5 (3.18%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 92 (58.60%) C#
2 65 (41.40%) SQL
3 39 (24.84%) JavaScript
4 19 (12.10%) VB.NET
5 17 (10.83%) T-SQL
6 12 (7.64%) Java
7 7 (4.46%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.91%) PHP
9 1 (0.64%) Python
9 1 (0.64%) PHP5
9 1 (0.64%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.64%) VB
Qualifications
1 53 (33.76%) Degree
2 20 (12.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (6.37%) ISEB
3 10 (6.37%) ISTQB
4 9 (5.73%) MCPD
4 9 (5.73%) MCP
4 9 (5.73%) MCTS
5 4 (2.55%) Sun Certification
6 2 (1.27%) CEH
6 2 (1.27%) CISSP
7 1 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (14.01%) QA
2 5 (3.18%) SLA
3 3 (1.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.64%) Puppet
1 1 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 73 (46.50%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.10%) JBoss
3 5 (3.18%) Remedy
3 5 (3.18%) Business Objects
4 4 (2.55%) Oracle
5 3 (1.91%) Open Text
6 2 (1.27%) Tripwire
6 2 (1.27%) Twitter
7 1 (0.64%) VMware
7 1 (0.64%) Perforce
Kent
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Maidstone
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
I3
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago